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Kenyan athletes thoroughly dominated in 2015

2015 was a memorable season in Kenyan athletics. Even by Kenya’s illustrious standards it was a season that many Kenyans will remember for a long time and will be recalled often in the annals of history. Kenya leads medal standings … Continue reading

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Sum, Kipsiele, Kiprop shine in Zurich

Fresh off their superlative performance at the 2015 World Athletics championships where they topped the medal table, Kenyan athletes were in sensational form yet again at the Weltklasse Zurich Diamond League meet. Eunice Sum, Jairus Birech and Asbel Kiprop all … Continue reading

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Silver for Ndiku and Bronze for Sum

Caleb Mwangangi Ndiku won his first major championship medal when   he took silver in the men’s 5000m at the 2015 world athletics championships. It was a brave effort by Ndiku but he could prevent Britain’s Mo Farah from winning his … Continue reading

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Kenyan’s shine in Sainsbury Diamond League

Eunice Sum, Mercy Cherono, Conselus Kipruto and Asbel Kiprop were all in imperious form as they won their respective races at the Sainsbury’s Anniversary Games Diamond League meet held at the London Olympic stadium. Kiprop wins mile in unorthodox fashion … Continue reading

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Sum wins in personal best as, Kiplagat and Birech excel in Paris

Silas Kiplagat beats Djibouti rival Silas Kiplagat and Asbel Kiprop have dominated the 1500m in the diamond league for the past three years or so. But last season, Ayanleh Suleiman was the one miler who gave the Kenyan duo a … Continue reading

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Kemboi as baack ! and Sum still invincible

Eunice Sum and Ezekiel Kemboi were the only Kenyan winners at the 2015 Prefontaine classic in Eugene Oregon. This meet is part of the 2015 Diamond League circuit. Kemboi still King Ezekiel Kemboi is one of the greatest athletes Kenya … Continue reading

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Kiplagat, Sum, Birech win in Shangai Diamond League

Eunice Sum wins women’s 800m Sum who dominated this event in 2013 and 2014, picked up where she left off last season when she finished well ahead of the field in the women’s 800m race. She showed her intent early, … Continue reading

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Kenya sends weakened team for world relays

The second world relay championships will be held in the Bahamas on May 2 and 3. The inaugural championships were also held in the Bahamas in 2014 and the Kenyan team was sensational, setting several records and finishing second overall. … Continue reading

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5 Kenyans win IAAF Inter-Continental gold

5 Kenyans won gold medals in the 2014 Inter-Continental cup held in Marrakesh Morocco. Each win came with a $30,000 prize as well as bagging 8 points for team Africa. Boniface Mucheru Tumuti wins gold in 4 X 400m Kenyan … Continue reading

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5 Kenyans among overall diamond league winners

The 2014 Diamond league ended during the week of September 6 in Brussels. Five Kenyans were among the overall winners having gathered enough points to win their respective categories. The win comes with a bonus prize of $40,0000. Silas Kiplagat … Continue reading

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